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august

  

      adj  
1    dignified or imposing  
an august presence     
2    of noble birth or high rank  
an august lineage     
     (C17: from Latin augustus; related to augere to increase)  
  augustly      adv  
  augustness      n  


August  
      n   the eighth month of the year, consisting of 31 days  
     (Old English, from Latin, named after the emperor Augustus)  
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August  
      n   the eighth month of the year, consisting of 31 days  
     (Old English, from Latin, named after the emperor Augustus)  


august  
      adj  
1    dignified or imposing  
an august presence     
2    of noble birth or high rank  
an august lineage     
     (C17: from Latin augustus; related to augere to increase)  
  augustly      adv  
  augustness      n  

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auguste   , august         
      n   often cap   a type of circus clown who usually wears battered ordinary clothes and is habitually maladroit or unlucky  
     (C20: French, from German)  


august         
      adj  
1    dignified or imposing  
an august presence     
2    of noble birth or high rank  
an august lineage     
     (C17: from Latin augustus; related to augere to increase)  
  augustly      adv  
  augustness      n  
August  
      n   the eighth month of the year, consisting of 31 days  
     (Old English, from Latin, named after the emperor Augustus)  

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august

  
  
dignified, exalted, glorious, grand, high-ranking, imposing, impressive, kingly, lofty, magnificent, majestic, monumental, noble, regal, solemn, stately, superb  

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! august rainy, vinous cellar n.
août pluvieux, cellier vineux

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
au mois d'août, femmes retirez_vous !
n.
à la mi_août, l'hiver se noue
n.
août mûrit les fruits, septembre les cueille
n.
en juin, juillet et août, ni femme, ni choux
n.
ce que Août ne mûrit pas, septembre ne le fera pas
n.
en août, quiconque dormira sur midi s'en repentira
n.
en pleine lune d'août, coupe ton bois, et cet hiver, tu n'auras pas froid
n.
en novembre, fou en gendre; en août gît sa femme
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